What is Schwangau Germany known for?
Traveling from the River Main to the Alps, it’s Germany’s best known and most popular tourist routes, passing along famous medieval towns while savoring the beautiful landscapes. Schwangau is located right at the southern end of the Romantic Road.
Is Marienbrucke open?
Marienbrücke closed Due to extensive renovation work, the Marienbrücke is closed until further notice.
Where is the best view of Neuschwanstein?
Best Neuschwanstein Castle Viewpoints
- The most popular viewpoint: From Marienbrücke.
- Up-close viewpoint: On the way to the Marienbrücke.
- Lesser known viewpoint: After the Marienbrücke.
- Panoramic viewpoint.
- The best hidden Neuschwanstein Castle viewpoint.
- Viewpoint from the valley.
How do I get tickets for Neuschwanstein castle?
Tickets for Neuschwanstein Castle are available online at www.hohenschwangau.de and on premise at the Ticket Center Hohenschwangau (limited capacities). A visit to Neuschwanstein Castle is only possible as part of a guided tour.
Is Schwangau a town?
Schwangau is a municipality in the district of Ostallgäu in Bavaria, Germany.
How much time do you need at Neuschwanstein castle?
The short answer? Much less time than you’d expect. Tours of each castle take roughly 35 minutes, but the entire experience of picking up tickets, walking/taking the bus to the castles, touring both castles, and time between tours adds up to around 4-5 hours total.
Can you tour Neuschwanstein Castle?
Neuschwanstein Castle can only be visited within a guided tour. A description of the 14-room tour can be found here. We offer guided tours in German and English by our own personnel.
Can you stay at Neuschwanstein Castle?
If you plan to visit Neuschwanstein Castle you cannot choose a better place to stay – the hotel is located just a few hundred metres away from the entrance so you don’t have to climb up the hill from the village, if you book a room you can drive all the way up and leave your car in the parking lot in front of the hotel …
How much does it cost to go to the Neuschwanstein Castle?
Guided tour Neuschwanstein castle (Tickets available online):
|Adults Service fee online shop||15,00 € 2,50 €|
|Children under 18, accompanied by their parents Service fee online shop||free 2,50 €|
|Reduced ticket (senior citizens from 65 years old, students Handicapped people, guestcard) Service fee online shop||14,00 € 2,50 €|
Is the Neuschwanstein Castle tour worth it?
Neuschwanstein and the Fussen area is IMHO worth spending some time on a future trip where you can spend a few days and loop in other sights (Garmisch Partenkirchen with the Zugspitze and Partnach Gorge, Wieskirche, Oberammergau, Ettal and Mittenwald to list a few).
What is Schwangau famous for?
Running from the River Main to the Alps, it is Germany’s best known and most popular tourist route, famous for its medieval towns and the fairy-tale castle at Neuschwanstein: fascination and the sense of being transported back in time. Schwangau is located right at the southern end of the “Romantic Road”.
Where can I find further information and FAQ about Neuschwanstein Castle?
Here you will find further information and FAQ. Tickets for Neuschwanstein Castle are available online at www.hohenschwangau.de and on premise at the Ticket Center Hohenschwangau (limited capacities). A visit to Neuschwanstein Castle is only possible as part of a guided tour.
How does the königscard work in Schwangau?
The KönigsCard is only valid for Allgäu. Those who booked their holidays with one of the KönigsCard Partner hosts, will receive the card with all its amazing offers. Schwangau has been renowned as an excellent climatic health resort, best air quality, beautiful parks and spas.